1917 is an upcoming American War film directed by Sam Mendes by Sam Mendes, Krysty Wilson-Cairns. "1917" at the end of World War I, two young British soldiers embodied by George MacKay (The Secret of Marrowbone) and Dean-Charles Chapman (Game of Thrones), must cross the enemy front on a time trial mission to get a message which will save thousands of lives (including the life of the brother of one of the protagonists).
Sam Mendes (winner of an Oscar by American Beauty) uses the sequence plane technique throughout the film to help the viewer's total immersion in the story. The trailer already shows us some exciting shots that remind us of recent war movies like Dunkirk (Cristopher Nolan), where the protagonists become the anonymous soldiers and offers us a frenetic rhythm of footage.
Principal photography commenced on May 25, 2018 in New York, United States and concluded on March 15, 2019. The film is set for release on Decembe 25, 2019.